Amal Clooney Protects Journalists. We Asked Her About Asia's Shrinking Press Freedom.
The human rights lawyer, who is defending Nobel Prize-winning journalist Maria Ressa, says it's time to do away with colonial-era laws.
Nobel Peace Prize Awarded to Journalists Maria Ressa and Dmitry Muratov
The Rappler CEO and Novaya Gazeta editor were awarded the 2021 prize for their “efforts to safeguard freedom of expression.”
In Latest Blow to Press Freedom in the Philippines, A Veteran Journalist Is Found Guilty of Libel
Maria Ressa is convicted of cyber libel charges, raising concerns of diminishing press freedoms and democratic rights in the Philippines under President Rodrigo Duterte.
Journalist Maria Ressa’s Libel Trial is Underway in the Philippines
“How this is decided will have an impact on...the quality of journalism in the digital age in the Philippines.”
Duterte just escalated his assault on freedom of speech in the Philippines
“No amount of legal cases, black propaganda, and lies can silence Filipino journalists who continue to hold the line,” said journalist Maria Ressa.